Memphis police identify hit/run victims

Memphis police identify hit/run victims

August 23rd, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Police in Memphis are looking for a pickup truck driver who struck and killed two people changing a tire.

According to The Commercial Appeal, police on Thursday identified the people killed early Sunday as Derrick Cross and Jessika Cavazos. They were struck in the median lane of Interstate 40 as they were apparently dealing with a flat tire. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

Police also identified the victim of a Tuesday hit-and-run death as 29-year-old Vincent Scullark. A woman was detained in Scullark's death, but no charges were immediately filed.